Help your kids beat the indoor blues this Spring Break with a new offering from the Paul Smith Children’s Village! Each day we will have a Zoom class designed for children ages 8-12, that will include a short lesson on the science behind the activity and time to create the day’s project. Some children may need assistance from their grown-up. All materials will be provided and must be picked up from the Children’s Village the week of Tuesday, March 23rd – Saturday, March 27th between 10am and 3pm, Zoom links will be emailed on March 26th. Check out the daily activities below and sign your kids up a la carte, or for the whole series!

Tickets are $10 per day or $30 for the whole series, and can be purchased HERE

March 29 – Grow your own hydroponic lettuce. Construct a hydroponic container and plant seeds for a future snack!
March 30 – Flight! Learn about the physics of flight and make indoor flying toys: Helicopters, boomerangs, planes and wind bags! No breeze required.
March 31 – Catapult attack! Build a catapult and test it out while learning about simple machines and kinetic energy.
April 1 – Edible dirt! A tasty activity to discover what makes up the soil under our feet.
April 2 – Pixel art, the old-fashioned way. Learn about pixels and create your own piece of artwork to display at home.